Taraxaci Herba

Pu Gong Ying

Pu Gong Ying

Clear Heat, Resolve Toxicity

Taste: bitter, sweet
Temperature: cold
Channels: Stomach, Liver

Dosage: 9-30g

Cautions & Contraindications:

  • Large doses may cause mild diarrhea.

Actions & Indications:

  • Reduces abscesses and dissipates nodules: for internal abscesses and external sores, particularly if they are firm and hard.  Especially useful for breast and intestinal abscesses.  Can be used both internally and topically.
  • Clears the Liver and clears the eyes: for redness and swelling of the eyes.  Can be used alone as a steam for this purpose.
  • Clears heat, resolves dampness, and unblocks painful urinary dribbling:  for damp-heat jaundice and painful urinary dribbling.